try to find something by looking
or otherwise seeking carefully
and thoroughly.


A few years ago we began giving

the dogs an afternoon snack of cat food

spread as far and as wide as it can be thrown.

This keeps them occupied for an hour or more,

especially Taji (Labrador).

This year Smudge Cat has summoned up

the courage to join in the afternoon ritual.


Fandango’s One Word Challenge:..Search




(of a tree or bush) producing flowers
or masses of flowers.

It is going to be quite a few months…

before we see any of these blossoms…

  in abundance.

However, come July and August…

….many gardens, paddocks and roadsides…

…will come alive when the

Golden Wattle and Cootamundra Wattle

(Acacias) both Australian Natives,

come into full bloom.

One of the first signs of spring.